Joćo Pedro Fernandes Carvalho
  Research Fellowship  
   
  e-mail: joao.pedro.carvalho@ua.pt  
  department: Chemistry  
   
  supervisor: Carmen Sofia da Rocha Freire Barros  
  group: 4 - biorefineries, biobased materials and recycling
 
  line: 3 - sustainability
 
  direct url: http://www.ciceco.ua.pt/joaopedrocarvalho  
  research group: BioPol4fun - Innovation in BioPolymer based Functional Materials and Bioactive Compounds  
   
Biography
Joćo Carvalho has a graduation in Biomedical Sciences (2016) and a master’s degree in clinical Biochemistry (2018) by the University of Aveiro (UA, Portugal). He is currently a Research Fellow of the Project AgroforWealth at BioPol4Fun group (CICECO - Aveiro Institute of Materiais). He is the author of 3 scientific publications (1 of them as a first-author) and 1 poster communication in an international conference, and counts with multiple participations on scientific events like the EPNOE International Polysaccharide Conference, Angelini University Awards and UA Open Campus, as well as seminars on distinct matters including biomedical sciences, cell-signalling and entrepreneurship. His research interests include the innovative use of biotechnology, biomaterials, and biopolymers for biomedical and drug-delivery applications.
 
Simultaneously, Joćo has also developed a parallel career as a musician (lyrically-trained singer). He regularly sings with Coro Audivi Vocem and Aeternum Vocal Ensemble, and has been invited to sing as a soloist with Banda de Mśsica de Felgueiras, Banda de Mśsica de Mondim de Basto and others. He is currently the President of Associaēćo Cultural e Recreativa Berēo das Artes, a promoter of music-related events in the region of Felgueiras and Vale do Sousa.
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